Service areas covered by FSA EMAS include the following:
- Service Area 1 – Integrated Technical Architecture (ITA): Build, integrate, maintain, manage, enhance, and/or migrate a common, shared platform of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products and services, including customized Reusable Common Services (RCS), that can be used by FSA applications, current and future.
- Service Area 2 –Enterprise Service Bus (ESB): Build, integrate, maintain, enhance, and/or migrate enterprise-wide application-messaging, web services, and application programming interface (API) capabilities for FSA applications.
- Service Area 3 –Cloud Services: Build, integrate, maintain, enhance, and/or migrate both Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) offerings for providing shared technologies, including COTS products, to support FSA’s new business applications; deploy, operate, and maintain FSA technologies in the cloud (e.g., ITA and ESB); and integrate FSA technologies with legacy business applications, systems, and other Software as a Service (SaaS) offerings at FSA.
All necessary program management, quality assurance, architecture management, IT compliance, change management, release and deployment management, disaster recovery, capacity planning, evergreening management, incident management and problem resolution, security, enterprise performance testing, subject matter expertise, and ancillary support are considered in scope for the contract.